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    Ukraine Says 8 Troops Killed in Past Day Despite Peace Deal
    Feb13

    Ukraine Says 8 Troops Killed in Past Day Despite Peace Deal

    Ukraine says 8 troops killed in 24 hours despite peace deal and looming cease-fire deadline …read more Source: ABC...

    US warily eyes new peace deal for Ukraine
    Feb13

    US warily eyes new peace deal for Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is taking a wary, wait-and-see approach toward the new Ukraine peace agreement, which was reached… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine says 8 troops killed in past day despite peace deal
    Feb13

    Ukraine says 8 troops killed in past day despite peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says that eight troops have been killed and 34 wounded overnight, despite a peace deal and a looming cease-fire… …read more Source:...

    Suspicion runs deep as anger on Ukraine front
    Feb13

    Suspicion runs deep as anger on Ukraine front

    On the front lines in eastern Ukraine you can feel how hard a cease-fire will be. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Ukraine says 8 troops killed in past day despite peace deal
    Feb13

    Ukraine says 8 troops killed in past day despite peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says that eight troops have been killed and 34 wounded overnight, despite a peace deal and a looming cease-fire deadline. Vladislav Seleznyov, spokesman for the Ukrainian army general staff, said in comments carried by Interfax-Ukraine news agency on Friday that much of the fighting had taken place in Debaltseve, a key...

    Eight Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours despite peace deal
    Feb13

    Eight Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours despite peace deal

    KIEV (Reuters) – Eight Ukrainian service personnel have been killed and 34 wounded in fighting against separatists in eastern Ukraine in the… …read more Source:...

    Asia markets mostly up on Ukraine deal, Greece hopes
    Feb13

    Asia markets mostly up on Ukraine deal, Greece hopes

    Hong Kong (AFP) – Asian markets mostly rose Friday after European leaders and Russia agreed a plan to end Ukraine’s 10-month war, while confidence Greece would reach a debt overhaul deal with its creditors boosted the euro against the dollar.The upbeat outlook for both of the crises plaguing Europe provided a catalyst for an equities...

    Call him Ash: U.S.. Senate confirms Carter, yet another Obama defence secretary
    Feb13

    Call him Ash: U.S.. Senate confirms Carter, yet another Obama defence secretary

    The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Barack Obama’s choice to run the Pentagon, handing Ash Carter the unenviable task of steering the military as the United States confronts Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants, conflict in Ukraine and other worldwide threats. …read more Source:...

    Europe warns Russia over Ukraine deal
    Feb13

    Europe warns Russia over Ukraine deal

    Kiev (AFP) – European powers warned Russia it risked fresh sanctions if a ceasefire deal aimed at ending the 10-month war between Ukraine troops and pro-Moscow rebels was not implemented.The agreement to end the nearly year-long conflict, which has killed thousands and ratcheted East-West tensions to highs not seen since the Cold War, was...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Feb13

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know in markets today. The German economy surged in the final quarter of 2014. Growth hit 0.7%, a very strong figure for the eurozone, and reached 1.6% year-on-year. That’s almost twice as strong as economists were expecting. Analysts predicted 1% growth year-on-year and 0.3% in the final quarter...